Artists

Fraser T Smith Interview

  Fraser T Smith’s production CV reads like a veritable who’s who of the great and the good in contemporary music. Having produced, mixed and co-written with Adele, Kaiser Chiefs, Tinchy Stryder, Example, Britney Spears amongst many others, Fraser won a Grammy for his production/co-writing on Adele’s global smash Set…

The Brits Awards 2014 – guess who’s using Roland and Boss gear

British Breakthrough Act Bastille use of Boss guitar effects pedals including the DA-2, TE-2 and MO-2, along with Roland TD-4KP V-Drums, SPD-SX and a Roland Juno G. Bastille came down to see us last year as their rise to fame was taking hold. Tight drum beats and festival ready chorus’s…

Roland Interview Netsky

As the Belgian drum and bass producer GOES GLOBAL, he tells us about the challenges of playing drum and bass with a full band and how Roland helps make it work. Boris Daenen, better known as Netsky, is taking on a new challenge. Having toured the world as a DJ…

Paul Weller, Abbey Road Sessions and Roland

A raft of Roland gear is used at Paul Weller’s VW Session at Abbey Road When icons perform we’re always pleased to see Roland and Boss gear in the room. So when living legend Paul Weller performed in the iconic Abbey Road studio,  for a VW Session on Channel 4,…

Roland Interview Gary Numan

Gary Numan shot to fame in the late ‘70s and early ‘80s with synth classics, including Are Friends Electric and Cars. Bringing an aggressive punk feel to a traditionally ice cool genre made him a genuine trailblazer and one of the most exciting artists of the period. In more recent years,…